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Elite Provider Program
ALTA Elite Provider Program. Do NOT purchase this unless you are completing an application and understand all the requirements. The fee is $5,000, of which $100 is a nonrefundable application fee. This program is for members only.

 
Patriot Act Search
ALTA members have direct access to the U.S. Treasury Department database to make sure all parties involved in the real estate transaction are not engaging in prohibited transactions.

 
Policy Forms License (2012 and later)
All title agents (each company with an agency agreement) and underwriters must have a license to use ALTA Policy Forms. The License covers a calendar year (must be renewed annually). There are 3 ways to comply.
  • ALTA members receive a license as a member benefit.
    Companies not wishing to become members may:
  • pay an annual $195 license fee, or
  • apply for an Occasional Use Waiver.
To purchase a Policy Forms License on this website, select ORGANIZATION PROCESSING from the Personal Profile page of the primary contact for the organization.

The Occasional Use Waiver is available for those who, during the previous calendar year, wrote title insurance on 50 or fewer transactions. Applications may be found at www.alta.org/waiver.

For questions about ALTA's Policy Forms Licensing Program: Frequently Asked Questions.

 
TIRS - Complete Set
Do you need to know details on state laws relating to the licensing and operating requirements of title insurers, title agents, abstracters, and escrow and closing agents? The Title Insurance Regulatory Survey is the most comprehensive collection of regulatory information and practices of the title industry available. Developed by industry regulatory counsel, each state survey has been reviewed by in-state editors to ensure that the surveys reflect the proper legal and operational environment in all jurisdictions. Purchasing a one-year license to the survey allows you and your company to access the data on the web and ensure that you will always have the most up-to-date information available.

 
TIRS - Summary
The Summary Chart reviews various state laws relating to the licensing and operating requirements of title insurers, title agents, abstracters, and escrow and closing agents in each of the fifty states and the District of Columbia. The information provided in this chart is intended to provide general summary information relating to state requirements in certain areas. Purchasing a one-year license to the survey allows you and your company to access the data on the web and ensure that you will always have the most up-to-date information available.

 
TIRS - Volume 1 (CT NH NY ME MA RI VT)
Volume 1 contains the surveys for the following states: Connecticut, New Hampshire, New York, Maine, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Vermont

 
TIRS - Volume 2 (DE DC MD NJ PA VA)
Volume 2 contains the surveys for the following states: Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia.

 
TIRS - Volume 3 (IL IN IA MI MN NE ND OH SD WI)
Volume 3 contains the surveys for the following states: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin

 
TIRS - Volume 4 (AZ AR CO KS LA MO NM OK TX)
Volume 4 contains the surveys for the following states: Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas

 
TIRS - Volume 5 (AL FL GA KY MS NC SC TN WV)
Volume 5 contains the surveys for the following states: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, West Virginia

 
TIRS - Volume 6 (AK CA HI ID MT NV OR UT WA WY)
Volume 6 contains the surveys for the following states: Alaska, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming

 
TIRS - Volume 7 (My State Only)
The 'My State' option offers a member or non-member the option to purchase the individual TIRS survey for the state in which their company is headquartered.

 
Title and Escrow Claims Guide (Second Edition)
Published since 1996, the Title and Escrow Claims Guide is the favored research tool for land title industry claim administrators and retained counsel. The guide provides more than 1,400 pages of practical analysis that is valuable for underwriters, agents, examiners, managers and training supervisors.

This is an electronic publication. A printed version in an expandable post binder is available for a $70 delivery fee.

 
Title Insurance Law Newsletter
Since 1992, this monthly newsletter has been the authoritative source for legal developments in the land title industry. The newsletter reports on cases addressing title insurance coverage, class actions and regulatory enforcement, escrow and closing duties, agent/underwriter disputes, conveyancing law, and RESPA and TILA compliance and violations.

 
Title Law Quarterly
This newsletter is published quarterly providing information on key lawsuits affecting the land title insurance industry, current developments in real property law and changes to ALTA policy forms.

 
Title News
ALTA's monthly print magazine contains information and articles geared specifically for the land title industry as well as general business articles on subjects that affect everyone in the real estate industry.

 

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American Land Title Association
1800 M Street, NW, Suite 300S
Washington, D.C. 20036-5828
P. 202.296.3671 F. 202.223.5843
www.alta.org
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